Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law

Portsmouth, Hampshire (GB)
06 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Portsmouth Business School
School of Law
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law
Employment type:  Fixed term (3 years)
Employment basis:  Full time
Salary: Lecturer £33,943 - £37,075 per annum
            Senior Lecturer £38,183 - £46,924 per annum
Post number: ZZ003891
Closing date: 30 April 2017
Interview date: 07 June 2017
The University of Portsmouth is ranked among the top 2% of universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education World University rankings.  The School of Law is an ambitious and fast-growing School. It currently comprises 32 members of staff (FTE).  Many members of staff are professionally qualified and the School has strong links with the legal profession and with the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
The School of Law is an established provider of undergraduate and postgraduate law degrees and has a growing reputation for the breadth of its clinical legal education.  We have a thriving and supportive research culture that will encourage the successful candidate to pursue their research ambitions.
We have a position at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level and applications are invited from candidates with expertise in one of the following foundation subjects:

  • public law (including constitutional law and administrative law)
  • land law
  • law of equity and trusts

The ability to teach on the CILEx Civil Litigation practice unit would also be desirable.
The School would welcome applications from those who have a track record in research or demonstrable research potential, including those with substantial and recent professional experience.  You will be expected to make a contribution to the School of Law’s research profile and knowledge exchange activities, including the growing employability agenda.  You will have drive and an innovative approach to research, learning and teaching.  Support to develop teaching skills is available for less experienced staff.
Please note this post is also available as a Teaching Fellow/ Senior Teaching Fellow ZZ003891.
If you are interested in this vacancy please visit https://port.engageats.co.uk for full details and to apply online.
Although the post is available as a Teaching Fellow, Senior Teaching Fellow, Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, only one appointment will be made. Please note each post has a different person specification/job description.
Informal enquiries may be made to Caroline Strevens, Head of School of Law, 023 9284 4240, email Caroline.Strevens@port.ac.uk

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